Medina Spirit disqualified from Kentucky Derby, Mandaloun named winner | Sports

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — For the second time in the 147-year history of the Kentucky Derby, a winner was disqualified for a drug infraction. Bob Baffert’s Medina Spirit, who crossed the finish line first on May 1, 2021, but later tested positive for betamethasone, a corticosteroid banned on race days in Kentucky, was disqualified after … Read more

NRL 2022: Judiciary, match review, Tyrell Fuimaono banned for five matches, Braydon Trindall, Franklin Pele suspended

St George Illawarra forward Tyrell Fuimaono has taken the early guilty plea and will miss five matches for the tackle which resulted in Parramatta winger Haze Dunster suffering a season-ending knee injury. Fuimaono risked a seven-match ban if he fought the charge at the judiciary and lost. The charge was Fuimaono’s fifth in the past … Read more

Calgary Flames beat Winnipeg Jets to match franchise-best 10-game winning streak

CALGARY — Thanks to Elias Lindholm’s last-minute dramatics on Monday, there are two new entries in the Calgary Flames record book. Lindholm’s game-winner with 46 seconds remaining extended his goal streak to eight games and the Flames’ winning streak to 10 games as Calgary defeated the Winnipeg Jets 3-1. Twice before, the Flames have won … Read more

Dillian Whyte and Tyson Fury have finalised contracts to end any doubts about WBC heavyweight title clash | Boxing News

Dillian Whyte and Tyson Fury have both signed their contracts for their WBC heavyweight title fight, Sky Sports understands. The contracts have been finalised, signed and lodged to the WBC in the closing hours of a deadline day for Fury and Whyte to reach an agreement ahead of their expected fight at Wembley in April. … Read more

Judge rules Houston Texans QB Deshaun Watson can testify under oath in nine civil cases

7:38 PM ET John Close Joined ESPN in June 2003 Winner: 2013 Peabody Award; 2011 Edward R. Murrow Award/Video Investigative Reporting Covers breaking news, investigative pieces and human interest features A judge in Houston ruled Monday that Deshaun Watson can face questions under oath in at least some of the 22 civil cases filed … Read more

ROC figure skater Kamila Valieva thanks coaches on social media following doping controversy at Winter Olympics

Controversial ROC figure skater Kamila Valieva, whose doping case and personal drama dominated the Beijing Winter Olympics, has thanked her coaches and supporters on social media following the end of the Games. Key points: A last-minute decision by the Court of Arbitration for Sport allowed Kamila Valieva to compete in Beijing despite a positive doping … Read more

Lindholm’s late record-tying goal lifts Flames over Jets for 10th straight win

CALGARY — Elias Lindholm’s go-ahead goal with 46 seconds remaining extended his goal streak to eight games as the Calgary Flames tied a franchise record with their 10th consecutive victory, winning 3-1 over the Winnipeg Jets. Sean Monahan and Tyler Toffoli, into an empty net, also scored for Calgary (30-13-6), which wrapped up a perfect … Read more